Delightfully daft new orb autos at the moment are rolling round Fortnite Battle Royale, large hamster ball-looking rollies full with a grappling gun to swing round. I actually couldn’t let you know if this new ‘Baller’ automobile is sweet as a result of I, and everybody else I noticed in a single, was too busy larking about to play critically. Which is definitely sufficient for me. Today’s replace additionally modified the rarely-used in-game merchandising machines to at least one decent-ish merchandise–however just one, ever–at no cost. But principally it’s concerning the rolling.
Found at expedition camps and round pirate camp stashes (normally a number of in a single place, from what I’ve seen), the Baller is fairly agile, blessed with a turbo enhance, limitless grappling traces, and no likelihood of flipping over. The orb utterly encases us so we are able to’t be shot whereas driving, although the automobile solely has 300 well being and is a big goal. Also, it’s silly.
Whether you wish to swing round like Overwatch’s hamster buddy Wrecking Ball, go recklessly off-piste like in a Jurassic World ‘Gyrosphere’, have a tenuous excuse to sing Limp Bizkit and Skee-Lo at your buddies on Discord, or interact in tethering foolishness like Just Cause, the Baller has you lined.
It can get foolish when you might have a gang of zorbers, latching onto one another and boosting round for wacky physics penalties or simply dangling out of your pal who’s holding a pair balloons.
As for merchandising machines, yup, they’re now a welcome sight. Each merchandising machine will dispense just one merchandise earlier than exploding, however that merchandise will probably be free reasonably than charging sources. Vending machines additionally now received’t provide Common or Uncommon gadgets, solely uncommon or above. So they’re mainly chests with a bit of extra promise?
The level is, ORBS.
See the Fortnite version 8.10 patch notes for extra.